Sligo St Patricks Day Parade

Come join us when the town bursts into life, jam packed with free family friendly events. Sligo’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is the only event which has run in Sligo every year since 1971. 2020 Sligo St Patricks Day Parade celebrates 50 years of Parades in Sligo Town. The Sligo St Patricks Day Parade starts at 12 noon on Mail Coach Road and finishes at Our Lady Of Mercy Primary School.

The Parade Committee

CHAIRPERSON: Finbarr Filan


Amir Bashir, David O’ Neill, Eddie Watters, Martin O’Dwyer, Aishling Kelly, Tony Conway, Odilon Hunt, Gail McGibbon, Seamus Dolan, Tom Mc Sharry, Fiona Timoney, David O’Neill, Mark Mc Padden.

We need You!

Wherever you are around the world, we want your DIY Parade videos in your house or garden, video call outs to Family & Friends from across the globe and your parade memories.

On the Day!

Music, Poetry, Dancing, a Trip down Memory Lane plus a Live St Patricks Day show with MC Robbie Fitzpatrick.


Virtual Parade DIY Parade Videos Our Parade Vist Sligo The parade in Sligo has been running for over 50 years, and is made possible due to the commitment of local volunteers. Are you interested
in lending a hand?


Organisations are invited to submit floats focusing on the theme set out by next years St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committe.